Bper Banca is implementing a concrete intervention to alleviate the inconvenience of families and businesses that have suffered heavy damage due to the storm that hit various centers in the provinces of Catania and Syracuse in recent days, causing damage and inconvenience to citizens and companies. The credit institute, in fact, makes available a total ceiling of 25 million for loans of up to 20 thousand euros for families and up to 100 thousand euros for businesses, with a duration of up to 36 months. For amounts not exceeding 10 thousand euros, the zero rate will be applied for the first six months and subsequently the fixed rate of 1%. For higher amounts, the rate will be fixed at 1%. Applications can be made until the end of the year. “The bad weather has not completely ceased yet – underlines Luigi Zanti, Head of the Calabria and Sicily Regional Directorate of Bper Banca – but we wanted to intervene immediately in support of our customers: the Institute is alongside citizens and businesses to help them get back on track. in the most effective and rapid way possible “.